Ship trip from Saint-Petrsburg to Moscow - Day 3
Today begins the main part of the trip - a cruise on the Neva river, lake Ladoga and Onega lakes, the Volga river in the direction of Moscow. After Breakfast and check-out from the hotel the group will see one of the most famous museums in the world, the state Hermitage Museum, which presents an impressive collection of art from all around the world.
After that the group will go on Vasilievsky island, the largest island in the Neva Delta, here they will see the Peter and Paul fortress and the famous spire of the Admiralty.
After lunch, the group will move to the cruiser Aurora, which fired a volley for the beginning of the revolution. Here you can walk along the deck and take pictures for an hour. Then the group will visit the Smolny Palace, which at various times was the Imperial residence, Institute for noble maidens and revolutionary centre.
After that, the bus will take tourists to the dock, where they will sign up on board of one of the cruise ships. Today the ship will depart on the Neva river to Lake Ladoga.
Cruise ships are one of the most peaceful and enjoyable ways to travel from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow to get acquainted with the rich Russian history and culture and see the amazing nature of Central Russia. All ships have restaurants, and entertainment.